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Agriculture Financial Services Corporation has made several changes to its perennial crop insurance programs for the coming year.

AFSC makes changes to perennial crop insurance

Agriculture Financial Services Corporation is making several adjustments to its perennial crop insurance programs for 2020. These include: Recalculated historical pasture normal yields, resulting in an increase of coverage for pasture insurance. On average, pasture normal yields have increased approximately 55 per cent for this year, which means clients receive higher compensation in the event […] Read more

Alberta crop conditions as of June 3, 2014

2014 Alberta crop report summary for Southern, Central, North East, North West, and Peace River regions

Seeding is essentially completed with all regions at 95 per cent or better. It is estimated that up to 2 per cent of acres may not get seeded due to excessive moisture. Sixty per cent of crops have emerged. Precipitation in amounts of 25-50 mm was noted in the western portion of the Central region, […] Read more